Food

Midtown Inn Diner

Have you ever played the game, Diner Dash? That time-management game that is fun and stressful at the same time? There you get to play the character named, Flo, who decided to quit her job and opened a diner. There she slaves from finding the customers a table, getting their order, serving their food, taking their bill, and then putting off the plates to the washer. I loved the game and it also happens to be, the closest thing I could get to a diner (yeah I know, pathetic). That is because Pinoys prefer fast-food, coffee shops, and milk tea places. So when I spotted a diner during a morning stroll along Malate, all thoughts of eating at the big red bee’s place flew out of the window. That morning, I had breakfast, at Midtown Inn Diner.

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Food

Buffalo Wings and Things

I have a friend from college who is a certified shiny happy person. This despite the fact she had a hard life, so dramatic it’d make for a good Maalala Mo Kaya material. Few weeks ago I met up with her, after five years of not seeing each other. We agreed to have dinner at Buffalo Wings and Things in Glorietta 5.

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Food

Kaya

There was this one time when I noticed that the cab driver wasn’t speaking to me in Tagalog. I thought to myself, “An english-speaking cab driver, sosyal!”. Eventually, we reached my destination and when I said, “Mama, bayad po,” a look of surprise registered on his face, then he said, “Nagtatagalog kayo ma’am? Akala ko Koreana kayo eh.”

Well, he wasn’t the only one who mistook me for a Korean despite not having that white alabaster skin that Korean women are known for. I choose to take it as a compliment because first, I love Korean dramas, second, I love Korean food. Speaking of their food, I believe my interest is turning into a fixation. In fact, last Sunday, I found another Korean resto to try and it’s called, “Kaya”.

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